New service from Edinburgh to New York JFK to launch next year

A new service between Edinburgh and New York JFK will launch next year. American Airlines will run the daily service from May until September, taking off from Edinburgh at 9.15am and ... Continue Reading →

Consultation for Scotland’s Marine Tourism Strategy

Further to the launch of consultation for the draft Marine Tourism Strategy, a series of workshops will now be held around Scotland to encourage people to contribute to development ... Continue Reading →

Wild Scotland Annual Conference | Secure Your Ticket Today!

Wild Scotland Annual Conference ‘The Nature of Change’  Date: Wednesday 26th November 2014 Venue: Perth Concert Hall, Perth, Scotland Cost: From £75+ VAT Wild Scotland are happy ... Continue Reading →

Local industry champions celebrate Scottish Thistle Awards honour

Businesses are celebrating after winning at the Regional Scottish Thistle Awards this month recognising success, excellence and quality across the Scottish tourism industry. The regional ... Continue Reading →

Food and drink tourism worth £2.5m a day to Scottish economy

Scotland’s food and drink tourism sector is worth an estimated £2.5 million a day to the economy, industry chiefs have revealed VisitScotland highlighted the figure at the launch ... Continue Reading →

Highlands and Islands Award Winners En Route to Scottish Thistle Awards Finals in 2015

The Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards​ (HITA) winners were revealed on Friday 7 November at a glittering ceremony and dinner attended by 300 tourism professionals from the region. ... Continue Reading →

Interest SME Free Loans from £1000 to £100,000 now available from Resource Efficient Scotland

The Scottish Government’s Resource Efficient Scotland SME Loans Scheme provides businesses with a great opportunity to access support to help them cut costs and increase their competitiveness.  ... Continue Reading →

VisitBritain Industry Update – Government announces international business tourism strategy

VisitBritain eNews is a fortnightly e-newsletter providing you with the latest international market intelligence, partnership marketing opportunities, tourism events and news. The ... Continue Reading →

Scotland’s Travel & Tourism Sector Targets Middle Eastern Investors

IPD report shows growing ROI in Scottish hospitality sector Middle East – New research shows an impressive growth in returns for investors as Scottish leased hotels have grown ... Continue Reading →

Scottish tourism employment levels up 16%

Employment in tourism has increased by a sixth in the space of a year, official figures show. The number of jobs in the tourism sector has increased by 29,700 between 2012 and 2013, ... Continue Reading →